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January 27, 2023


An Bras Dermatol


http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/36682966?dopt=Abstract

Dermatological manifestations of hematologic neoplasms. Part II: nonspecific skin lesions/paraneoplastic diseases.

Authors

de Souza P K, Amorim R O, Sousa L S, Batista M D
An Bras Dermatol. 2023 Jan 20.
PMID: 36682966.

Abstract

Cutaneous manifestations occur in the course of hematologic malignancies and precede, accompany or occur late in relation to the diagnosis. They result from paraneoplastic phenomena, tumor infiltrations, immunosuppression resulting from the hematologic disease itself or its treatment. The dermatologist must be aware of these conditions that may be helpful both in the diagnosis of the underlying disease and in reducing patient morbidity. This review (part II) addresses the paraneoplastic dermatological changes associated with systemic hematologic malignancies.